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  • Police in Round Lake ask leaders to buy cameras

    ROUND LAKE – Members of the Village Board in the Chicago suburb of Round Lake are considering a request from the police department to buy 15 body came ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Data show drop in Illinois prisoners but still overcrowded

    SPRINGFIELD – New state data show that the number of people incarcerated in Illinois prisons has fallen in recent years but the state’s facilities rem ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Lawmaker pay, a firestorm for years, lit again

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois government by the numbers: 27 days into a new fiscal year, the state has no budget, a deficit of up to $4 billion and Republica ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • County clerk’s office sending out voter cards

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Clerk’s Office is sending out new voter information cards to voters who will have a new precinct number and/or polling pl ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • State of the City address to be held in DeKalb

    DeKALB – The mayor will deliver a State of the City presentation Monday at the DeKalb City Council’s Committee of the Whole meeting. 
    July 26, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Dem hopeful plans virtual stop in DeKalb

    DeKALB – Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders will make a virtual campaign stop in DeKalb on Wednesday. The Vermont senator, making his Whit ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Beloved Community dinner set for Sunday

    The sixth Beloved Community Potluck Dinner will take place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Center for Black Studies, 621 W. Lincoln Highway. ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • July 27 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    July 26, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Comfort shoes, insoles donated to Fairdale victims

    FAIRDALE – Although Carole Poplin’s home was still standing after the April 9 tornado, it was uninhabitable, and she lost a lot of important everyday ...
    July 26, 2015 - 9:17 pm
  • Downtown Sycamore hosts annual Fizz Ehrler Memorial Turning Back Time Car Show

    SYCAMORE – Steven Smith has had his 1969 Camaro for about 10 years, and almost every one of those years he’s cruised it into downtown for the annual F ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:44 am
  • DeKalb and Sycamore navigate boundary agreements

    DeKALB – Officials with the city of DeKalb are in talks with their counterparts in Sycamore about an intergovernmental boundary line agreement that al ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Photos: Turning Back Time Car Cruise

    Cars of all kinds filled Sycamore this weekend. ...
    July 26, 2015 - 1:56 pm
  • 2016 Republicans use Donald Trump, TV to make debate cut

    AMES, Iowa – Rick Perry is attacking Donald Trump's credibility and branding the billionaire businessman "a cancer on conservatism." Rick Santorum, a ...
    July 26, 2015 - 7:52 am
  • Lawmakers seek federal flood relief for farmers

    CHICAGO – Members of Illinois’ congressional delegation are asking President Barack Obama to approve federal disaster relief for farmers hit by severe ...
    July 26, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • 25 years on, Americans with Disabilities Act has changed lives of millions

    NEW YORK – Five days before he was to start college, Fred Maahs’ world turned upside down. Off the Delaware coast in 1980, on the last day of summer v ...
    July 26, 2015 - 12:01 am
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